Exotic Pets

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Dr. Renee Welch has years of experience treating avian and non-avian exotic pets, such as the following:

  • Amphibians
  • Birds (All species, except for ratites)
  • Ferrets
  • Rabbits
  • Reptiles
  • Rodents

Anderson's Corner is proud to offer a variety of services for your exotic pets you may not find at other hospitals, including:

Here is a list of situations to always consider to be a potential emergency with your pets:

  • Bleeding/Trauma/Open Wounds
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Decreased Stool Production / Diarrhea
  • Fluffed / Sitting at the bottom of the cage
  • Frantic Movements / Seizures / Tremors
  • Increased Respiratory Rate
  • Noticeable Lethargy / Depression
  • Open Mouth Breathing / Nasal Discharge
  • Straining for Urination of Defecation
  • Toxin Exposure of any kind


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Learning about Exotics

Doctor Welch is our go-to doctor for all things exotic. In addition to animal treatment, she is excellent at providing you with information about your exotic pet’s substrates, food, ideal humidity, heat and general terrarium or aquarium information. Her goals in all aspects of veterinary medicine are to ensure your animal has the best quality of care and you are kept informed of your little critter’s well-being and how to maintain a healthy environment.